Emergency Obs. Request Information
- Disaster Type: Flood
- Country: Vietnam
- Occurrence Date (UTC):
- SA activation Date(UTC): 23 August, 2017
- Requester: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)
- Escalation to the International Charter:
- GLIDE Number:
According to the Quick report on Aug 25th 2017 from Standing office of Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control (CSCNDPC). The storm number 6 name Hato had landing on Hong Kong, China. On land, the storm also affected to the province in the Northern of Vietnam. There are a lot of heavy rain, land slide and local flood in mountain area.
According to the rapid report of the affected provinces (Ha Giang, Yen Bai, Tuyen Quang, Thai Nguyen, Lang Son, Bac Can), the situation and Initial damage caused by Storm number 6 are as follows: - Casualty: 02 people dead, 01 people missing, - Housing: 05 houses collapsed completely; 387 unroofed; - Agriculture: Total area of rice and crops are flooded: 1.751 ha, including 1.502 hectares of rice and 249 hectares of crops.